Derby Days at National Union Building

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Derby Days at National Union Building

Enjoy the Kentucky Derby 2023 at National Union Building

By Drink the District

When and where

Date and time

Saturday, May 6 · 12 - 4:30pm EDT


National Union Building 918 F Street Northwest Washington, DC 20004

Refund Policy

Contact the organizer to request a refund.

About this event

  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Mobile eTicket

Watch the Kentucky Derby at National Union Building with Drink the District. Mint Juleps, faux wagering and big hats, what more could you ask for? Plus, air conditioning, this is how you enjoy the Kentucky Derby.

Your admission includes:

  • A complimentary Mint Julep
  • Enjoy faux wagering at our "bookie bar"
  • Multiple televisions for watching the races
  • Multiple entertainment acts throughout the multiple floors of the venue
  • Access to food options
  • And air conditioned Derby experience

Your Derby Dignitary admission includes:

  • Everything the general admission ticket
  • 5 chips to use at our "bookie bar"
  • A private lounge with full bar


Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

All attendees must be over 21 to attend. You will need to provide a government-issued photo ID card verifying your age to receive admittance into the event.

What is included in the price of my ticket?

The price of a ticket includes entrance into the festival, unlimited tastings of the 50+ wines available, live entertainment all day, artisan market, and the DMV's best vendors.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

National Union Building is located at 918 F St, NW Washington, DC 20004. Our recommendation is to take the Metro to Metro Center or Lyft to get to the festival. If you would like to drive there is limited street parking throughout the neighborhood.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Send us an email at with any questions and we'll be happy to help.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You will need to either bring your printed ticket or you will need to pull up your ticket on your phone.

Can I bring my dog?

Dogs are not permitted into the venue for this event. Service animals are always welcome.

Can I bring my baby/toddler/child?

Children must be accompanied by an adult and must be gone from the venue by 9pm

What is the refund policy?

All sales are final. There will be no refunds issued for the event.

About the organizer

From $15.99